Civil Engineer

Civil Engineer - Berkshire

Ref: 384Tuesday 23 November 2021

£30,000 - £40,000

Civil Engineer – Berkshire

Our clients are a well-established Civil & Structural Engineering consultancy providing engineering services on a wide variety of projects across the residential, commercial, industrial, education, healthcare, retail and leisure sectors.

Due to an increased workload, they are now looking to recruit a Civil Engineer to join their Berkshire office. Responsibilities to include:

• Design of drainage, service, road infrastructure and earthworks on a broad range of projects that include industrial, commercial, residential, retail, health and leisure developments

• Preparation of associated drawings from concept stage through to construction

• Preparation of Flood Risk Assessments, Drainage Statements and Service Strategy Reports as well as design of Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems from concept stage through to implementation

• Design and detailing of works associated with highway (s.278, s.38, etc.) and drainage agreements (s.104, s.185, etc) as well as other relevant consents / permits and negotiation of technical approvals

• Site audits and feasibility assessments.

• Growing civil engineering expertise as well as maintaining and developing Client relationships

• Management, leadership, support and coaching of other team members in undertaking technical work and report writing



• Relevant degree in Civil Engineering

• Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a Civil Engineering role

• Experience writing reports such as Flood Risk Assessments, Drainage Statements, etc.

• Experience preparing drawings using AutoCAD

• Experience carrying out design of foul and surface water drainage systems using MicroDrainage

• Experience carrying out vehicle swept path assessments using AutoTrack

• Experience using ground modelling software for the design of horizontal / vertical alignment, earthworks, etc.

• Experience of negotiations with highway authorities, drainage authorities and Environment Agency

• Knowledge of national guidance such as Design Manual for Roads and Bridges, Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions, Manual for Streets, Sewers for Adoption, Building Regulations, etc.

• Effective project and client management skills

• Excellent communication skills, both written and oral


In Return:

• £30,000 - £40,000 salary DOE

• Ongoing training and genuine career development prospects

• Flexible benefits package